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Candy Darling (I) (1944–1974)


Candy Darling was born on November 24, 1944 in Long Island, New York, USA as James Lawrence Slattery. She was an actress, known for Women in Revolt (1971), Flesh (1968) and Der Tod der Maria Malibran (1972). She died on March 21, 1974 in New York City, New York. See full bio »

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 1971 Lady Liberty
Transvestite (uncredited)
 1971 Women in Revolt
Candy
 1971 Some of My Best Friends Are
Karen / Harry
 1971 Klute
Discotheque Patron (uncredited)
 1970 Brand X
Marlene D-Train
 1968 Flesh
Candy, a Transvestite
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 1973 Warhol (TV Movie documentary)
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 2011 Mondo Lux - Die Bilderwelten des Werner Schroeter (Documentary)
Herself (uncredited)
 2011 Ultra Violet for Sixteen Minutes (Documentary short)
Herself
 2010 Public Speaking (Documentary)
 2010 Beautiful Darling (Documentary)
Herself
 2006 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- Andy Warhol: A Documentary (2006) ... Himself
 2004 Superstar in a Housedress (Documentary)
Himself
 2002 The Cockettes (Documentary)
Himself
 1998 Biography (TV Series documentary)
Herself
- Tennessee Williams: Wounded Genius (1998) ... Herself
 1993 Arena (TV Series documentary)
Herself
 1990 Superstar: The Life and Times of Andy Warhol (Documentary)
Himself

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I am a star because I have always felt so alienated and I project this feeling to others. See more »

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Before dying in 1974, Candy left a note for her friends, in which she wrote: "Unfortunately before my death I had no desire left for life. Even with all my friends and my career on the upswing I felt too empty to go on in this unreal existence. I am just so bored by everything. You might say bored to death. It may sound ridiculous but is true." She also ended her note with a "Tinkerbell, Hi!", ... See more »

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